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Composer(s): William (Turner) Walton (29 Mar 1902 - 08 Mar 1983)
Work identifier: M4894
Real Name: Façade
Display Name: Façade
Composed: c. 1922
Revised: c. 1942
Genre: Instrumental
Genre: Stage + Screen
Genre Type: Piece
Suite
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Narrator
Chamber Ensemble
Librettist(s): Edith Sitwell
Mvt. 1Fanfare  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 2Hornpipe  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 3En Famille  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 4Mariner Man  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 5Aubade  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 6Long Steel Grass  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 7March  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 8Water Party  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 9Through Gilded Trellises  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 10Tango-Pasodoblé  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 11The White Owl  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 12Gardener Janus Catches a Naiad  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 13Said King Pompey  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 14Lullaby for Jumbo  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 15Black Mrs. Behemoth  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 16Daphne  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 17Tarantella  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 18Small Talk  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 19The Man from a Far Countree  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 20By the Lake  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 21Country Dance  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 22Madame Mouse Trots  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 23Came the Great Popinjay  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 24Polka  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 25Four in the Morning  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 26Something Lies beyond the Scene  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 27Valse  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 28The Octogenarian  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 29The Last Galop  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 30Jodelling Song  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 31Scotch Rhapsody  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 32Popular Song  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 33Fox-trot: 'Old Sir Faulk'  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Mvt. 34Sir Beelzebub  (Narrator, Chamber Ensemble)
Composer(s): William (Turner) Walton (29 Mar 1902 - 08 Mar 1983)
Recording identifier: M2147502257
Real Name: Façade
Display Name: Façade
Composed: c. 1922
Revised: c. 1942
Genre: Instrumental
Genre: Stage + Screen
Genre Type: Piece
Suite
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Narrator
Chamber Ensemble
Librettist(s): Edith Sitwell
Ensemble: London Mozart Players
Conductor: Jane Glover
Soloists: Timothy West (Bass)
Prunella Scales (Narrator)
Label: ASV
Catalogue Number: CD DCA 679
CD Media ID: D310
Recording Location: West Heath Studios, Hampstead, London
Recording Date: 1989
Mvt. 1Fanfare (1'48'')
Mvt. 3En Famille (2'54'')
Mvt. 4Mariner Man (0'40'')
Mvt. 6Long Steel Grass (2'8'')
Mvt. 9Through Gilded Trellises (2'10'')
Mvt. 10Tango-Pasodoblé (1'48'')
Mvt. 14Lullaby for Jumbo (1'31'')
Mvt. 15Black Mrs. Behemoth (0'54'')
Mvt. 17Tarantella (1'20'')
Mvt. 19The Man from a Far Countree (1'32'')
Mvt. 20By the Lake (1'46'')
Mvt. 21Country Dance (1'58'')
Mvt. 24Polka (1'20'')
Mvt. 25Four in the Morning (2'12'')
Mvt. 26Something Lies beyond the Scene (1'2'')
Mvt. 27Valse (3'10'')
Mvt. 30Jodelling Song (2'32'')
Mvt. 31Scotch Rhapsody (1'16'')
Mvt. 32Popular Song (2'6'')
Mvt. 33Fox-trot: 'Old Sir Faulk' (1'56'')
Mvt. 34Sir Beelzebub (1'2'')